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Pattern Reviews> Ottobre Design Magazine> 03-2009-30 (Velma vintage skirt)

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Posted on:5/3/11 4:25 PM
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Terri A said... (5/4/11 2:25 AM) Reply
What a cute cute picture! Super adorable skirt.
Christas said... (5/4/11 0:04 AM) Reply
I made this pattern for my youngest daughter a while back. It is still one of my favorites! Your version is adorable. I love those polka dots & rick rack!
Dee2 said... (5/3/11 5:18 PM) Reply
Very cute skirt--love the green with yellow dots & rick rack.
21wale said... (5/3/11 4:52 PM) Reply
I should clarify - I had a hard time finding a wide enough fabric in my stash. I made the second smallest size, which required a width of 52 inches. The largest size requires a width of 57 inches. I ended up using a 60" inch that hadn't shrunk too much. A lot of the fabrics I had my eye on for this skirt were cute quilting width fabrics.
BeckyNoSleep said... (5/3/11 4:37 PM) Reply
Cute rick-rack trim, and I agree with you about regular zippers vs invisible for little ones! What fabric width(s) does the pattern call for?
 
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